Reqaqnah site 70: 'Inscribed stone'

Scope and Content

Image of a limestone slab with a hieroglyphic inscription found in the southern entrance of the mastaba at site R70 at Reqaqnah. The inscription is thought to be a list of name of scribes, including Thent-tha; Senez-em-ab; Ka-nefer; Ua-sau-es; Am-Khent; Mesa; Sa-mery; An-qem-mu; Y-Kaii; Uz-ur; Seref-Ka; Shepses-Ka. Album print labelled 'pl. 28', 'slide T342' and 'inscribed stone'. '81', 'R70' and 'A41' are written on the back of the print.

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Under copyright until 2026. The digital image is copyright of the University of Liverpool.

Related Material

Reproduced as lantern slide T342.


Published in Garstang, (1904), Tombs of the Third Egyptian Dynasty at Reqaqnah and Bet Khallaf, (Constable, London), pl. 28, entitled 'stone bearing names of scribes'. Inscription can be found on the same book on page 58.